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    Sale 12245

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    7 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 240

    LUCIO FONTANA (1899-1968)

    Concetto spaziale

    Price Realised  


    LUCIO FONTANA (1899-1968)
    Concetto spaziale
    signed and dated 'l. fontana 58' (along the upper edge)
    painted terracotta
    6 1/8 x 4 1/8in. (15.6 x 10.5cm.)
    Executed in 1958

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    Private Collection, Italy.
    Anon. sale, Christie’s Milan, 21 May 2007, lot 413.
    Private Collection, United Kingdom.
    Galleria Tega, Milan.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.

    Pre-Lot Text



    Milan, Amedeo Porro Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Lucio Fontana - Sedici sculture Sixteen sculptures 1937-1967, 2007-2008, no. 10 (illustrated in colour, p. 97). This exhibition later travelled to London, Ben Brown Fine Arts.

    Post Lot Text

    This work is registered in the Archivio Lucio Fontana, Milan, under no. 3765/13.